I am running because I am passionate about issues that affect my family and community.
Source: Submitted by Grace Kelly-mc Govern (10/19/2006)
A better standard of living for the midlle class.
I started my activism as an advocate for the New York Organ Donor Network and a speaker for the Make-A-Wish Foundation in 1996..
Invest in stem cell research. Restructure the way we collect taxes, making the tax burden more equitable.
New York has many resources. Worker productivity has increased by 9.3 percent, but salaries have barely increased. New York must find a way to support its middle class families.
We must advocate to keep more Homeland Security funding in New York, where it belongs.
The New York National Guard belongs in New York.
Stem cell research is the next frontier. We stand to make enormous gains in terms of health care and the economy. Stem cell research should be funded by New York State.